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for mitt romney to change the race in battleground states like colorado, florida, and ohio. nbc's steve handelsman joins us live with more on what to speck during the rumble in the rockies. steve? >> reporter: i like that, pat, thanks. good evening. this is the campus of the university of denver. south and west of downtown on the way to the mountains. this is the site of tomorrow night's possibly critical first presidential debate. it will be watched nationwide. some voters in ohio camped out to be the first to cast early ballots in this battleground state. most states start voting before november 6th. putting more focus on the first debate in denver. doug hudson, andrew and chris run bicycle company in colorado. they took me out to red rocks today. these guys will watch the debate. andrew, hoping for a breakthrough by his candidate, mitt romney. >> i want him to talk about conservative values, especially economically. empowering small businesses. >> reporter: chris used to vote republican. not anymore. >> what changed my mind recently is it seems to have gotten away from taking care of
. the candidates are on the move. steve handelsman is live in denver. >> reporter: good evening from denver, colorado, where this is the headline, in the biggest paper in denver. the only the statewide paper in colorado. i spoke to democrats in this battleground state today. they don't dispute this. they're disappointed, but many feel they're still hopeful because they figure mitt romney's still got a ways to win in this state, and nationwide, even though his effort looks back on track. republican joy in denver, mitt romney declared his campaign is rejuvenated. >> you know what, we're going to take back the white house. >> reporter: a new mood after many saw a new mitt romney last night. >> let's get back to medicare. the president said that the government can provide the service at lower cost and without a profit. >> reporter: in control, assertive, presidential. while barack obama kept his eyes and his energy low. >> it's very rare that stylistically there's such a clear triumph of one side over the other. >> reporter: a rally in denver, the president admitted he got surprised. >> when i
, taxes and the future of health care. nbc's steve handelsman has more. >> reporter: the pressure was on mitt romney who needed a turn around. president obama came into the debate ahead in every battleground state. with an estimated 60 million americans watching on tv, cable and the web, moderator jim leherer asked can you put more people to work? >> the answer is, yes, we can help. >> reporter: romney would cut taxes and regulations on small business. >> my priority is jobs, and so what i do is i bring down the tax rates. >> governor romney's proposal that he's been promoting for 18 months calls for a $5 trillion tax cut. >> reporter: which the president claimed would help the rich at others' expense. >> the average middle class family with young children would pay $2,000 more. >> everything he said about my tax plan is not accurate. >> it is not possible to come up with enough tax cuts to avoid either raising the deficit or burdening the middle class. it's math. it's arithmetic. >> reporter: on medicare and social security one agreement. >> neither the president nor i are propos
are correct. g jim rosenfield watched it firgs. steve? >> reporter: the pressure was on mitt romney who needed a turn around. president obama came into debate ahead. with an estimated 60 million americans watching, moderator jim layrer asked can you put more people to work? romney would cut taxes and regulations on small business. >> my priority is jobs. so what i do is i bring down the tax rates. >> governor romney's proposal calls for a $5 trillion tax cut. the average middle class family with children would pay about $2,000 more. it is not possible to come up with enough deductions and loopholes that only affect individuals to avoid either raising the deficit or burdening the middle class. it's math. >> reporter: on medicare and social security,one agreement. >> neither the president nor are are i are proposing any changes. >> aarp has said that your plan would weaken medicare, substantially. >> romney fired back a a major debate moment that the president weakened the economy by his focus on health care. >> i don't know how the president could have come into office facing rising unploimt an
from their debate prep on tuesday to make a few unscheduled stops. nbc's steve handlesman reports from denver. >> reporter: the pressure is intense. president obama took time out for a visit to hoover dam. >> it's spectacular and i've never soon it before. >> reporter: mitt romney grabbed a burrito bowl. doug hudson, andrew lunt kin run bicycle companies in colorado. they took me out to red rocks. these guys will watch the debate, andrew hoping for a break through by his candidate, mitt romney. >> i want him to talk about conservative values, especially economically, em powering small businesses. >> reporter: chris used to vote republican. not anymore. >> what really changed my mind recently is it seems to have gotten away from taking care of the little guy. >> reporter: doug is undecided. i'd like to see some details both from romney and obama mainly on tax policy. >> reporter: vice president biden charged team romney would hike middle class tax. >> how they can justify raising taxes on the middle class that's been buried the last four years. >> reporter: the republicans jumped on tha
. nbc's steve handelsman joins us live from the arena with the story. steve? >> reporter: thanks, good evening. i can tell you this, the guy who's going to run this debate for all of us to learn from, you won't hear that guy call this a rumble in the rockies, mark jim lehrer will order those in the audience not to boo or his or clap. we, americans, can concentrate on what these candidates have to say. more than 60 million americans could watch tonight's debate. >> i've made up my mind, but i'd still like to see both of the candidates sweat a little bit. >> reporter: president obama looked relaxed this week. mitt romney, too. but he knows he has to change perceptions tonight. more voters now see romney negatively than see him positively. and that loses elections. >>. >> reporter: in virginia, romney's down by just two. with a lot on the line in past debates, romney has done well. >> going against romney is not a fun thing. he has the facts. he drills you, stays, tenacious. >> reporter: and sometimes aggressive. >> the idea that i'm anti-immigrant is repulsive. don't use a term like that
stopped by the new steve harvey show to talk about what she might give the president. >> i've gotten him ever golf thing that you can imagine. so i had to really dig deep on this one. >> can i tell you something? that's on the bucket list for me. >> what, golf? >> to play golf with your husband. >> oh. i could give that to him as a gift. >> first lady also helped steve harvey answer a question from the audience during his ask steve segment. you can watch it all on nbc 4 this afternoon at 2:00. nothing better than golf with steve harvey. just saying. that is news 4 today. thank you for starting your day with us. >> we'll be back in 25 minutes with any breaking news. back here tomorrow morning at 4:28. have a great day.
couch to 5k. but i do want to offer you something of value. trainer steve tells us why strength training is so important in a running program. >> running beats you up. running is not an easy restorative exercise that makes you better. running tears you apart. it's harder on your joints, harder on your us muss -- on your muscles. you get better from recovering from all the exercise. that holds true for all exercise but the strength is going to help you last longer. it's going to help you feel better. it's going to help you run faster and with more confidence. >> trainer steve, very smart guy. this is what week three looks like. five-minute warm-up, two rounds of this. jog two minutes, walk two mince, jog three minutes, walk two minutes. you can find out more tips from trainer steve and my experiences along the way on my new blog on tum letter. it's -- tumbler. it's called couch to 5k with jessica dial. i'm starting week three today. get off the couch. run with me. howard bernstein? >> trainer steve saying it's hard on your knees. not a great endorsement but at least you lost five pounds s
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gave you an unfair advantage? meet steve hayes. >> teddy. >> look at those guns, teddy. teddy, look at that massive bicep. we need to provide the folks some proof, definitive proof that yesterday was no fluke that abe, george washington and thomas jefferson will never win again. >> teddy looks like he's in great shape. look at this frame. this is a frame of an athlete. super athlete, right, teddy? want to take a sprint around? one more sprint, you and i. >> he says you're going down. that wasn't sportsman ship. he says you're going down, steve. are you ready? >> i'm ready. >> are you ready, teddy? he's like no sweat. one, two, three -- >> let's go, teddy. >> it's neck-in-neck. >> steve is huffing and puffing. >> just like yesterday. come on teddy. come on teddy. i think that was a photo finish. >> teddy's been working out. it's a good 120 meters that he sprinted and i tell you, that's not exactly no weight on him that he's carrying around. >> teddy, tell abe, tell george, tell thomas jefferson to step aside. it's your world now. it's the nationals world. we are going all the way and
of interviews for "60 minutes," steve kroft and i asked about their medicare plans. >> what i won't do is take governor romney and congressman ryan's recommendations to turn medicare into a voucher system which would dump more costs on to seniors. what i'm not willing to do is to pay for another tax cut for folks like you and me by cutting help to young people to go to college or basic research that might end up providing cures for debilitating diseases. that's not a recipe for growth and we can reduce our deficit, including making some smart decisions on medicare in particular, where we're focused on lowering health care costs by reforming how health care is delivered but we don't need to be voucherizing the system to dump those costs on to seniors because, frankly, they can't afford it right now. >> pelley: there is a lot of rhetoric about medicare. what do you intend to do? >> well, i don't want any change to medicare for current seniors or for those that are nearing retirement. so the plan stays exactly same. >> pelley: make sure i understand. the idea under your plan for future seniors wo
. obama are se celebrating their 20th wedding anniversary. she stopped by steve harvey to talk about what she might give the president. >> i've gotten him every golf thing you can imagine. i had to dig deep. >> let me tell you something. >> what's that? >> that's on my bucket list. >> what? >> to play golf with my husband? i could give him that as a gift. >> the first lady also helped harvey answer an audience question during the ask steve segment. you can watch the appearance here on nbc 4 at 2:00. >>> it's not quite christmas but time to selection a white house christmas tree. last year, it came from wisconsin. this year, from north carolina. officials with visit peek farms to pick the tree. it's named the 2012 national christmas tree association grand champion. contest winners provided the official white house christmas tree since 1966. >>> thousands of baseball fans will have fond memories of being at a late season game between two of the worst teams in the national league. >> 0-2 pitch. swing and a miss. he strikes out. you know what? he made it back. he got his bat back. >> that's b
founder, steve jobs. >> what was the thing that you observed about steve jobs that makes a difference in your life as a corporate executive every day? >> i mean, he was just so focused right? for him the user experience was the main thing that mattered the only thing that mattered. and i think that there is a lot that every company can learn from that. >> last weekend, apple sold about 5 million of their new iphone 5s. did you buy one? >> tim sent one to me. >> you got a freebie? you didn't have to pay anything? are you an iphone 5 user? >> i think i handed my phone before this interview. but i use all of them. right? so i'm -- >> are you just not playing favorites here? >> if you think about it, iphone is a great platform. there are more people who use facebook on android. it's a diverse ecosystem and we build for all of the things. >> the place where facebook does its building is the former sun microsystems complex near san francisco bay. from high above you can see the word hack imprinted on the walk way and in the hacker company building you can see zuckerberg's glass office. the
will be strong enough to reshape the race. steve handelsman on capitol hill now with more on this. >> reporter: jim, thanks, good evening. both these candidates are looking at the polls, mostly in the battleground states. and they're all eyeing this debate, both eyeing this debate on wednesday. picture it, mitt romney side by side with barack obama. this is what challengers want, to be literally on an even keel with the incumbent president and 60 million americans could tune in. prominent republicans said today, it's huge. they're setting up for the debate in denver. one of mitt romney's biggest backers sounds upbeat. >> every time he's been challenged, in one of these situations, and had a debate, he's come forward with an outstanding performance. listen, i plead guilty to having confidence in the guy on wednesday night. >> reporter: but romney trails in every battleground state. >> he's got to redefine himself as someone who cares about the average american. he's got to show how his policies connect to that caring. and he has to show how president obama's policies have not produced a better
squeeze? i'm steve usdin. welcome to "biocentury this week." >>> your trusted source for biotechnology information and analysis. "biocentury this week." >>> science is under stress as fiscal austerity forces governments to make tough decisions. last week we heard from n.i.h. director francis collins who oversees the world's largest medical research budget. > i've been been involved in this enterprise now for 30 years, and the pace of discovery is accelerating at really remarkable pace. it allows us to make things possible that we wouldn't have dreamed up a decade ago. at the same time, neither i nor anybody else who's been aen for a long time in biomedical research can remember a time where the enterprise felt under such stress in terms of whether the resources will be there to allow these discoveries to continue to happen. >> colin said there ant any easy answers. n.i.h. is a critical part of the ecosystem but its work it only be furktly translated into medical progress if other parts are working properly existing more out of expiesing money will require universities and industries to
in virginia, and steve handelsman in denver. steve, we begin with you. >> reporter: jim, thanks, good evening from denver. democrats i spoke to today in this battleground state of colorado say they're disappointed but not disheartened. they figure mitt romney has still got a ways to go to win in th
. steve handelsman joins us from denver where the debate will take place. hi, steve. >> reporter: thanks. good evening from the university of denver. south of downtown on the way to the mountains.
, and they say it may be mitt romney's best chance to lose his underdog image. steve handelsman is in denver with the latest. >> reporter: jim and doreen, thanks, good afternoon. when this debate starts tonight here at the university of denver, moderator jim lehrer will ban booing and hissing and clapping, so we, america, can concentrate on what these candidates have to say. more than 60 million americans could watch tonight's debate. >> i've made up my mind but i'd still like to see both of the candidates sweat a little bit. >> reporter: president obama looked relaxed this week. mitt romney, too. but he knows he has to change perceptions tonight. more voters now see romney negatively than see him positively. and that loses elections. >> only two presidential candidates in the last 20 years have had a net negative image at this point and one of them lost, george h.w. bush. >> reporter: romney got good news from three battlegrounds in florida. he's now behind by just one point. still way down in ohio. but in virginia, romney's down by just two. with a lot on the line in past debates, romney's
the president for their 20th wedding anniversary. she stopped by the new steve harvey talk show, she talked about their milestone anniversary which is actually today. the first lady also discussed how hard the president is to shop for. >> every golf thing that you can imagine. so i had to really dig deep on it. >> let me tell you something. that's on the bucket list for me. to play golf with your husband. >> oh. i could give that to him as a gift. >> don't mess with me, i really want this. >> first lady also helped harvey answer an audience question during his ask steve segment. you can watch her appearance today at 2:00. >>> you may want to give yourself some extra time to get to work this morning. a blanket of dense fog settled on much of the area early this morning. it's still heavy in some areas. here's a live look at the capitol which you can barely see. the fog is delaying the start of school for some in our viewing areas. kent county and queen ann public schools will be opening 90 minutes late because of the fog today. >> when you mix the fog with dark, you you can have some problems
to their decision about who to vote for. live from denver, i'm steve handelsman, news4. >> thank you. >>> a freelance american journalist who disappeared in syria eight weeks ago is now seen in a video clip posted on youtube. his name is austin tice. he is a former marine from the houston area. his stories were published in the washington most and the mcclatchee newspapers. in that video he is in the cuss different masked arld men. he is blindfolded. he appears frightened. the state department officials say the captors have taken steps to make it appear he is being held by extremists but they believe he is in the custody of the syrian government. >>> a u.s. border patrol agent was killed and another injured overnight in a shooting in arizona. a third agent was not injured. authorities say the three were investigating an alarm triggered by a sensor along the mexico an border. this is the first border patrol ent to be killed in two years. the last shooting prompted the congressional investigation into the gun smuggling operation dubbed fast and furious. >>> there are new clues in the d
president obama. showing fewer layoffs. live from denver, i'm steve handelsman, news4. >> less than an hour to go until governor romney takes the stage in northern virginia. it's the first time he and paul ryan have campaigned together in the commonwealth since ryan was introduced as the gop running mate in norfolk. northern virginia bureau chief julie carey is live in fishersville, virginia. the romney supporters must be feeling reenergized tonight. >> reporter: hey, doreen, i would have to describe the atmosphere here festive. thousands have packed into this location to show mitt romney exactly what they think of his debate performance last night. telling us in fact the roads into this venue have been backed up for miles, folks making their way in here. this is a solidly red part of virginia. but even here romney backers say the debate inspires them to get behind this ticket in a whole new way. decked out in romney t-shirts and buttons, supporters lined up early in the shenandoah valley to see both mitt romney and paul ryan. most here say it was governor romney's performance in the debate
's on fire. >> reporter: in court, prosecutor steve chakenaid officers risked their own safety to pull richardson from the crash that killed his three friends. michael robinson second on the scene was asked if he saw rico richardson in the car. he responded yes, he was on fire. the officer who began the pursuit also testified, the prosecutor asked him, did your police car hit the toyota echo? the officer responded, no. the prosecutor asked, did you see another police car hit the echo? the officer responded, no. that matter will be an issue in a civil suit richardson family is bringing against the county. his attorney noted that richardson was charged a month after the crash, after preparations for the civil suit began. >> we do believe it was retaliatory against our client, because at that point, the county and the department was on notice, as you had indicated, that a lawsuit would be filed. and as i made clear in my opening statement, this was only young gentleman in the vehicle that was charged. >> reporter: one of the responding officers did testify today that he saw a collision be
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